Grand Rapids Public Schools
Service: Breakfast and lunch available for pick-up for those 18 and under. Not limited to Grand Rapids Public Schools students.
Days/Times: Mondays and Thursdays from 11:30 am - 12:30 pm until further notice
- City High Middle School (1720 Plainfield Ave. NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49505)
- Ottawa Hills High School (2055 Rosewood Ave. SE, Grand Rapids, MI 49506)
- San Juan Diego Academy (1650 Godfrey Ave. SW, Wyoming, MI 49509)
- Sibley Elementary (943 Sibley St. NW, Grand Rapids, MI 49504)
All sites are open from 10:00 am-1:00 pm on the days listed, serving breakfast and lunch to go.
- Cross Creek Charter Academy: Monday - Friday
- Excel Charter Academy: Tuesday and Thursday
- Knapp Charter Academy: Monday - Friday
- Ridge Park Charter Academy: Monday - Friday
- River City Scholars: Monday - Friday
- Vanguard Charter Academy: Monday and Thursday
- Vista Charter Academy: Tuesday and Thursday
- Wellspring Preparatory High School: Monday – Friday
Eastern Avenue Christian Reformed Church
Service: Outlet for individuals in need to obtain a limited supply of food at low cost. A bag of groceries is about $3-5. The food available is typically produce and baked goods.
Days/Times: Saturdays at 7:30 am
Location: 514 Eastern Avenue SE Grand Rapids, MI 49503
Eligibility: No eligibility requirements for service
Application Process: Walk-in
Documents required: None
Call 616-454-4888 to Learn More
Breakfast and lunch pick-up.
When: Tuesday and Friday, 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Baxter Community Center Food Pantry
Location: 935 Baxter St SE, Grand Rapids, MI 49506, Phone: (616) 456-8593
Days: Monday - Friday, serving the Baxter community only.
The Green Apple Pantry
Location: 4307 Kalamazoo Ave SE, Grand Rapids, MI 49508
Phone: (616) 455-9411
Hours: Wednesdays and Thursdays, 9:00 am - 3:00 pm. Market open during Pantry hours.
Northview Public Schools
Location: Northview High School (4451 Hunsberger Ave NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49525)
Family members or students under 18 can pick up a meal. You do not have to qualify for the Free/Reduced Lunch Program and do not need to be a Northview student.
When: Tuesdays and Thursdays,11:00 am to 12:30 pm
North End Community Ministry
Location: 214 Spencer St NE Grand Rapids, MI 49505
Days/Times: Tuesday-Thursday from 9:00am-12:30p.m. No appointment necessary.
From the website: "Clients are to come to the front door (facing Spencer Street NE). They will receive pre-packed boxes with a standard assortment of food. Client information will be taken down by a volunteer, we are still asking clients to bring a valid ID with a valid North East Grand Rapids address (and/or ID with a NE address on a recently dated mail). No delivery at this time, call to inquire about deliveries for special circumstances."
SECOM Resource Center
Location: 545 Buchanan Ave SW Grand Rapids, MI 49507
Days/Times: Monday & Tuesday 9:30am-3:45pm; Friday 9:30am-11:45am. Neighbors are to wait in their car or at the bottom of the steps and call (616) 452-7684. Food will be packed and placed outside the front door.
Streams of Hope Food Center
Location: 280 60th St SE Grand Rapids, MI 49548
Days/Times: Tuesdays 6:00 - 8:00 pm, Thursdays 11:00 am - 1:00 pm, 6:00 - 8:00 pm
The Other Way Ministries
Location: 710 Fulton St W Grand Rapids, MI 49504
Days/Times: Mondays, Wednesdays, Thursdays and Fridays, 9:30 - 11:30 am and 12:30 - 2:30 pm. Tuesdays, 9:30 - 11:30 am and 12:30 - 6:00 pm.
The Salvation Army Social Services
Location: 1215 East Fulton Street E Grand Rapids, MI 49503
Days/Times: Monday-Friday, 9:00 - 11:30 am and 1:00 - 4:00 pm
From the website: "Call (616) 459-9468 and remain in car or outside. Staff will bring food out to client. Clients will be asked to complete a phone assessment and verify with picture ID for the Head of Household. If a person(s) does not have phone access, staff will fill out the documentation and ask client to sit in waiting area for their food order. (We have less chairs in our waiting area, and placed them further apart. We have also done the same thing in our computer room. We also will practice and limit person(s) to 4-6 people at a time, and we have available hand sanitizer to use.)"